Obit: Irma L. Wertman

Irma L. Wertman, of Muncy, formerly of Hughesville, died Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Muncy.

Born February 27, 1926 in Chambersburg, she was a daughter of the late Merle and Irene (Kaetzel) Wishard. She married the late James A. Wertman Sr, who preceded her in death on March 27, 2013.  

Irma loved word search puzzles, country and western music, and was an avid Boyd's Bear collector. She was a member of the Travelettes, an all-female baseball team from Hughesville. Above all Irma loved her family, especially her grandchildren.

She is survived by a daughter, Pamela S. (Mark) Hulyo of Muncy; a son, Dale J. (Diana) Wertman Sr. of Muncy; a sister, Viola Confer; eight grandchildren, Scott Wertman, Mechelle Marks, James Wertman, Dale Wertman Jr, Nicholas Hulyo, Mitchell Hulyo, Nathaniel Hulyo, and Peyton Hulyo; and six great-grandchildren.

In additition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a son, James A. Wertman Jr.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Monday, August 7 at McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, 557 E. Water Street, Hughesville, with Rev. Jane L. O’Borski officiating. Burial will follow in Green Lawn Memorial Park, Montgomery. Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday, at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.mccartythomas.com.